Shared Services is best described...
“Two or more government partners jointly
share expenses (Personnel, Transportation, etc.) to reduce costs for each
Consolidation of Services is best described...
government partner takes the lead to provide specific services (Back Office
Operations, etc.) and charges a contractual fee to other participants. The
costs for both the lead and partner agencies is less than providing the
services on one’s own.”
--Ronald D. Valenti, Ph.D.
SHARED SERVICES EXPERT